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Strampelli Medal Lecture focuses on digital revolution

Strampelli Medal Lecture focuses on digital revolution
May 24, 2016

MILAN — Mobile and wearable technologies and their role in the doctor-patient relationship were the topic of this year’s Strampelli Medal Lecture, awarded to Lucio Buratto, MD, during the OSN Italy meeting.

These new technologies have the capability of gathering, tracking and processing information, interacting with the wearer’s body and interweaving with daily life. They are continuously evolving and support a high number of functions.

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VIDEO: Surgeon advocates sports ophthalmology as a subspecialty

May 24, 2016
MILAN — At OSN Italy, Rolando Toyos, MD, founder of the Sports Ophthalmology Society of America, explains why he believes that sports ophthalmology should become a…
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VIDEO: Clear lens exchange with customized toric IOL in highly astigmatic post-PK patient

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Anachronistic health care policies, bureaucracy limit access to therapy for macular disease in Italy

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Due to insufficient funding, dysfunctional organization and bureaucratic redundancy, patients with age-related macular degeneration and other macular diseases are often…
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Treatment of Coats' Disease With Combination Therapy of Intravitreal Bevacizumab, Laser Photocoagulation, and Sub-Tenon Corticosteroids

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, May 2016, Volume 47 Issue 5
The authors investigate the efficacy of combination treatment with laser photocoagulation, intravitreal bevacizumab…
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New Treatment Paradigms for Diabetic Retinopathy: Current Status and Applications for Practice

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Despite a number of effective treatment options, diabetic eye disease is a leading cause of vision loss in the United…
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VIDEO: Antonio Scarpa SOI Medal Lecturer focuses on future of laser cataract surgery

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